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Maintaining RIPB in commercial LWRs
The new standard ANSI/ANS-30.3-2022, Light Water Reactor Risk-Informed, Performance-Based Design, has just been issued by the American Nuclear Society. Approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) on July 21, 2022, the standard provides requirements for the incorporation of risk-informed, performance-based (RIPB) principles and methods into the nuclear safety design of commercial light water reactors. The process described in this standard establishes a minimum set of process requirements the designer must follow in order to meet the intent of this standard and appropriately combine deterministic, probabilistic, and performance-based methods during design development.
R. D. Coffield, Robert A. Markley, Y. S. Tang
Item ID: 300013|ISBN: 978-0-89448-011-9
1978|1st Edition|395 pages
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This monograph is written as a treatise on the state-of-the-art of liquid metal fast breeder reactor thermal and hydraulic design and analysis. It will help prepare the practicing engineer, the utility engineer, and the student for future work in the field of commercial fast breeder reactors.